Overview#NDS Obituary State are used to indicate the processing of the NDS Obituaries
Most NDS Obituaries must go through the following NDS Obituary State in order:
- FLAGS 0000 (this is an Issued or Unprocessed state) - The DSA that initially processed the entry, notifies all other DSAs in Replica List.
- FLAGS 0001 (this is the Notified state) - All DSAs have responded that they have been Notified.
- FLAGS 0002 (this is the Ok TO Purge state) - All DSAs have said they flagged the entry as an NDS Obituaries.
- FLAGS 0004 (this is the Purgeable state) - DSAs may now really remove the entry.
You can check on the NDS Obituary State using Ndsrepair
The EXCEPTIONS to the above are the following: